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Date:      Tue, 1 Oct 1996 16:08:23 -0700 (PDT)
From:      tim@print.gfmurray.com
To:        questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: new and dumb
Message-ID:  <199610012308.QAA12600@print.gfmurray.com>

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try looking at the web site www.freebsd.org

This has a great mail archive where you can submit keywords and check for
previously discussed issues.  Also, there is a FAQ and FBSD handbook section
that  helps to clear the fog....



>Sick of the perfidious scoundrels at Microsoft and their ceaseless dirty
>little lies about win NT I'm trying to get Freebsd running.
>
>1. I've installed off a DOS partition, but cannot find how to set the
>DNS name server, netmask, etc. During a previous (unsuccessful) attempt
>to install from FTP I got a full screen for entering all the
>necessaries, but haven't found it since. I've "man"'d, helped, doced,
>etc etc. Can't find DNS, nameserver etc in the WC booklet. 
>
>2. Also something is assigning my Netcom 3C5098 network adapter a false
>value ("bnc" meaning 10base2 I believe). Here's what scrolls by during
>boot-up. Anyway to get rid of that bnc? (My 3coms are hooked by 10BaseT
>thru an Everyware 2060 router to a 24-hour 128K ISDN feed, all of which
>has been working for some months for a DOS tcp/ip stack as well as
>Windows NT, such as it is.)
>
>ep0  0x300-0x30f irq 10 on isa
>ep0  aui/stp/bnc [etc]
>             ^^^
>If this is too stupid to merit a response just remember...I bought
>Windows NT. The only way is up from here.
>
>
Tim Baird

Dominus Fecit
"The Lord Made"

Opinions expressed are not necessarily those of my employer etc. etc




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